Click here to view the complete online brochure.

Click here to download a PDF version of the registration form.

For more information, call (740) 593-4331 or email education@nbia.org.

NBIA’s 21st Fall Training Institute

Oct. 3-5, 2011
The Skirvin Hilton
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

NBIA's Fall Training Institute offers targeted, in-depth training to incubation and economic development professionals. This event will feature three full-day workshops on Monday and Tuesday, and four half-day workshops on Wednesday. Knowledgeable incubation practitioners and other industry supporters lead the workshops. The presenters provide strategies for effective entrepreneur support and techniques that will strengthen your incubation program. The 21st Fall Training Institute is scheduled for Oct. 3-5 at The Skirvin Hilton in Oklahoma City. Join NBIA in Oklahoma City to gather tips and skills that will help you increase the value of your program.

Thanks to Our Host

NBIA thanks the 2011 Fall Training Institute host, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber. The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber focuses on regional economic development by supporting a vibrant entrepreneurial community through leveraging connections and services and offering policy guidance and community advocacy. The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber is a member of the Oklahoma Business Incubator Association, serving 46 certified incubators.

Monday, Oct. 3 Tuesday, Oct. 4 Wednesday, Oct. 5
The Fundamentals of Incubator Management
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Serving Client Companies
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Higher Education Incubation: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
9 a.m. – noon
Developing a Successful Incubator
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
An In-Depth Guide to Incubator Funding Opportunities
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tools to Help Clients Plan and Fund Their Business
9 a.m. – noon

Incubation Business Models: The Path to Sustainability
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Attracting and Retaining Top-Quality Clients
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Creating a Community Innovation Organization
9 a.m. – noon

Vendor Mixer
5 – 6 p.m.

i2E Tour and Reception
5 – 7 p.m.

Oklahoma Business Incubator Association Meeting
1 – 4 p.m.

Oklahoma City

6:15 – 8 p.m.